Candelabra and Soup Tureens by Domingos Antonio de Sequeira

1) Pair of oval soup tureens.

Details

Medium:
Silver
Art Fund grant:
£50,000 ( Total: £404,800; Tax remission)
Acquired in:
1995
Vendor:
Duke of Wellington

Signed & dated 'D.A Sequeira a fez em Lisboa,1814'. H:45.7 cm , L:57.2.cm, W:44.5 cm. 2) Pair of six light candelabra. H:55.2 cm, D: 15.2 cm. Designed by Sequeira and made by 140 workmen. From the Wellington Silver.

Provenance

By descent from Arthur Wellesley, Duque de Victoria and 1st Duke of Wellington, to the present Duke of Wellington.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

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